Essays, Criticism, Memoirs

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HOTEL SPLENDIDE

Written by Bemelmans, Ludwig
"Truly a great book--unique, invaluable and unapproachable as the gold standard of the genre... Bemelmans got there first, more frequently, and better." --Anthony Bourdain Acerbic, colorful, and spirited stories from a bygone era: behind the scenes in a grand NY hotel, from the author of the Madeline books
November 29, 2022 | Paperback | Pushkin Press |
$15.95
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NO MORE / C'EST TOUT

Written by Duras, Marguerite
In her last book, Marguerite Duras meditates with a fierce poetic fervor on facing death, her life's literary work, and love. Sex, and death. All of Marguerite Duras's writings are suffused with the certitude that absolute love is both necessary (sex) and impossible to achieve (death).
January 31, 2023 | Paperback | Seven Stories Press |
$15.95
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GETTING LOST

Written by Ernaux, Annie
WINNER OF THE 2022 NOBEL PRIZE IN LITERATURE The diary of one of France's most important, award-winning writers during the year she had a passionate and secret love affair with a Russian diplomat. Getting Lost is the diary Annie Ernaux kept during the year and a half she had a secret love affair with a younger, married man, a Russian diplomat.
October 4, 2022 | Paperback | Seven Stories Press |
$18.95
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AUTOPORTRAIT

Written by Ball, Jesse
Nominated for the Chicago Review of Books Award A work of unflinching honesty, Autoportrait is a hypnotic memoir of reflection, loss, and everyday joy from one of America's best contemporary novelists Jesse Ball has produced fourteen acclaimed works of deeply empathetic absurdism in poetry and fiction.
August 16, 2022 | Hardcover | Catapult | 140 Pages |
$20.00
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ON WRITING (AND WRITERS): A MISCELLANY OF ADVICE AND OPINIONS

Written by Lewis, C S
A definitive collection of wisdom on every style of writing and a celebration of the transformative power of the written word from one of the most influential writers and thinkers of the modern age, C. S. Lewis, the beloved author of the Chronicles of Narnia series, Mere Christianity, The Screwtape Letters, and other revered classics.
November 1, 2022 | Hardcover | HarperOne |
$23.99
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BEST AMERICAN SHORT STORIES 2022

Written by Pitlor, Heidi
A collection of the year's best short stories, selected by Pulitzer Prize winner Andrew Sean Greer and series editor Heidi Pitlor.
November 1, 2022 | PB | Mariner Books |
$17.99
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BEST AMERICAN ESSAYS 2022

Written by Atwan, Robert
A collection of the year's best essays, selected by award-winning writer Alexander Chee.Alexander Chee, an essayist of "virtuosity and power" (Washington Post), selects twenty essays out of thousands that represent the best examples of the form published the previous year.
November 1, 2022 | PB | Mariner Books |
$17.99
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BEST AMERICAN SCIENCE FICTION AND FANTASY 2022

Written by Roanhorse, Rebecca
Award-winning, New York Times bestselling author and guest editor Rebecca Roanhorse and series editor John Joseph Adams select twenty pieces that represent the best examples of the form published the previous year and explore the ever-expanding and changing world of SFF today.
November 1, 2022 | PB | Mariner Books |
$17.99
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THESE PRECIOUS DAYS: ESSAYS

Written by Patchett, Ann
The beloved New York Times bestselling author reflects on home, family, friendships and writing in this deeply personal collection of essays.
November 1, 2022 | PB | Harper Perennial |
$18.00
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BOOK OF DAYS (SIGNED)

Written by Smith, Patti
A deeply moving and brilliantly idiosyncratic visual book of days by the National Book Award-winning author of Just Kids and M Train, featuring more than 365 images and reflections that chart Smith's singular aesthetic--inspired by her wildly popular Instagram. In 2018, without any plan or agenda for what might happen next, Patti Smith posted her first Instagram photo: he
November 15, 2022 | Hardcover | Random House |
$28.99

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